Meagan Snyder

Freelance Product Photographer & Photo Editor

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Location:Saffron Walden, Essex, United Kingdom
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/meagansnyder
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EDUCATION
Kendall College of Art and Design, Grand Rapids, MI.
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Photography, December 2008
Deans List / Merit Scholarship 2005-2010

CERTIFICATION
• Teacher Education K-12 Visual Arts, State of Michigan May 2010
• Infant, Child, and Adult CPR July 2009
• First Aid December 2009

EMPLOYMENT
Abbis Education January 2012 - Present
Supply Teacher
• Leading classes when teachers are out
• Maintaining classroom management, and keeping the classroom in order, and completing lesson plans while regular teacher is out
• Being prepared with lessons and activities
Belwith Products LLC (Hickory Hardware) Nov 2010 – Aug 2011
Product Photographer
• Photographed products with 360-degree camera for web applications.
• Created optimum lighting situations for specific products
• Worked independently to complete job.
Professional Educators Services Group (PESG), Grand Rapids, MI, March 2010 – Nov 2010
Substitute Teacher for classrooms in districts around Grand Rapids
• Leading classes when teachers are out
• Maintaining classroom management, and keeping the classroom in order, and completing lesson plans while regular teacher is out
• Being prepared with lessons and activities
West Michigan Center for Arts and Technology (WMCAT), Grand Rapids, MI, Jan 2009- 2010 Lead Teacher for Intro to B & W Photography; Assistant photography/digital photography instructor
• Taught high school students black and white photography and developing, Adobe Photoshop, camera use, etc.
• Taught Adult Ed class on Photoshop
• Assisted with 24-hour film festival 2008
Warner Norcross & Judd LLP, Grand Rapids, MI June 2008- Sept 2009
Art Intern
• Photographed and cataloged the artwork owned by the firm at all 5 of their Michigan offices.
• Created custom catalog form
• Worked independently to complete job
Your Plate or Mine Pottery Studio, Muskegon, MI Nov 2005-Nov 2011
Pottery Diva
• Directed customers on use of products
• Maintained studio during shifts
• Custom pottery painting

SOFTWARE/ SPECIALITY SKILLS
• Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign
• Printmaking: mono-prints, screen-printing, block printing, etching
• Cameras: 35mm SLR, DSLR, medium format, 4x5
• B & W Film developing and processing
• Painting
• Ceramics: hand building, wheel throwing, kiln and raku firing
• Google Sites – Website Development
• Microsoft Office: Word, Power Point, Excel
• Ortery Photosimile Studio– 360 camera hardware and accompanying software